Breathtaking and Horrifying Images of Nature's Destructive Power

There's nothing more terrible to witness than a huge natural disaster. When the elements turn against us, it's the ultimate reminder that we're not in control over this planet as much as we like to believe. Here are some beautiful, harrowing images of nature's destructive fury. » 8/08/13 3:25pm 8/08/13 3:25pm

How well did NYC's flood analysis predict the reality of Hurricane…

On October 29th, 2012, Hurricane Sandy's storm surge advanced mercilessly on New York City. Subway lines we inundated. City streets turned fluvial. Gawker's server host did its best impression of Niagara Falls. Shit got — as they say — real. » 2/05/13 9:33am 2/05/13 9:33am